Don't Blagojevich Me
I haven't been sleeping well. I'm worried about this guy: Blagojevich. And it's not just his hairdo.
We all know the adage: power corrupts, and absolute power corrupts absolutely.
Well in Illinois, the governor has the absolute power to fill a vacancy in the U.S. Senate. And we all know how that one turned out, now don't we.
In Vermont, the governor has the absolute power to fill a vacancy in the U.S. Senate. And I believe we need to change that.
I authored a bill to do just that -- give the power back to the voters.
See the Burlington Free Press article on the subject: